Sky View Elementary School

8624 W Sweetwater Ave.
Peoria, AZ 85381
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 (2 reviews)
Sky View Elementary School serves 505 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Sky View Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Arizona for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Sky View Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Arizona for:

School Overview

Sky View Elementary School's student population of 505 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Rankings

Sky View Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,120 schools in Arizona (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sky View Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall Testing Rank
#1095 out of 2120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
2%
6%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
33%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
50%
38%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.640.65
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sky View Elementary School is Rcb College Preparatory Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cheyenne Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Peoria Cheyenne Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 677 students
    0.6 miles
    11806 N. 87th Avenue
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 487-5100
    0.6 PK-8 677
  • Peoria Rcb College Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 6 students
    0.9 miles
    7033 W. Catus Road
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 500-2853
    0.9 9-12 6
  • Peoria Oasis Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 782 students
    1.0 miles
    7841 W Sweetwater
    Peoria, AZ 85381
    (623) 486-6000
    1 PK-8 782
  • Peoria Peoria High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 1,483 student
    1.1 miles
    11200 N 83rd Ave
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 486-6300
    1.1 7-12 1,483
  • Peoria West-mec - Peoria High School Vocational School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12
    1.1 miles
    11200 N. 83rd Ave.
    Peoria, AZ 85345
    (623) 873-1860
    1.1 7-12 n/a

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
My student transferred from a Deer valley school. That district was more concerned about putting my child on ADHD medication than finding the real problem. After 3 Doctors told us our child wasn't ADHD. We transferred to SkyView. Our child is flourishing there!
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